Asian Mushrooms Tempura. For crisp tempura, use ice water instead of room-temperature or tap water. Instead of a whisk, use chopsticks to mix the tempura batter ingredients together; this minimizes the amount of air in the batter and lessens the risk of overmixing. Heat the oil for deep-frying before the tempura batter is prepared.
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Ingredients of Asian Mushrooms Tempura
- You need 200-300 g of Asian Mushrooms *cleaned OR washed & dried.
- Prepare of e.g. Shiitake, Shimeji, Maitake, Enoki, Oyster, King Oyster, etc.
- Prepare of Oil for frying.
- Prepare of Salad Leaves or Baby Spinach.
- You need 1 of Spring Onion *finely chopped.
- Prepare of Toasted Sesame Seeds.
- You need of <Tempura Batter>.
- It’s 1 of Egg + Cold Water 1 cup.
- It’s 1 cup of Flour.
- You need of Salt.
- It’s of Note: Equal volume of ‘Egg + Cold Water’ and ‘Flour’ will be mixed together very lightly. DO NOT over mix. You can add 2 tablespoons of Potato Starch.
- You need of <Tempura Sauce>.
- Prepare 1 cup of Dashi Stock *OR 1 cup Water and 1/2 teaspoon Dashi Powder.
- You need 2 tablespoons of Soy Sauce.
- You need 1-2 tablespoons of Mirin.
- It’s 1 teaspoon of Grated Ginger.
- You need 1 tablespoon of Cornflour (Cornstarch) OR Potato Starch Flour ＊mixed with 2 tablespoons Cold Water.
Tempura is a method of deep-frying that provides a delicious coating for all kinds of foods. It is served either in a bento box (lunch box) with soba or udon, or, with dipping sauce like tentsuyu sauce (three parts dashi, one part mirin and one part shoyu). You should always eat tempura immediately, when they are still crispy. Yes, I'll have the dumplings and the shitake mushroom tempura.
Asian Mushrooms Tempura instructions
- Place Dashi Stock, Soy Sauce and Mirin in a saucepan. *Note: If you have shop-bought Mentsuyu or Tentsuyu, you can use it..
- Add grated Ginger and bring to the boil. Mix Cornflour or Potato Starch Flour with Water, add to the sauce, a little amount at a time, constantly stirring, until the sauce is thickened as required. You do not need to use all the starch mixture..
- Make Tempura Batter by mixing equal volume of ‘Egg + Cold Water’ and ‘Flour’ very lightly..
- Prepare mushrooms. If you wash them with water, dry well. Large pieces need to be cut into smaller pieces. Trim Enoki and Shimeji, and tear into smaller pieces. Sprinkle some Plain Flour over and coat mushrooms lightly..
- Heat Oil to 170°C to 180°C. The right temperature can be tested by dropping a little bit of batter into the oil. If the batter sinks a little into the oil, then comes back the surface, the temperature is right for frying..
- Dip the mushroom pieces into Tempura Batter and slide them into the oil and cook for a few minutes. Do not fry too many at once. Turn them over a few times. When they are light golden and crispy, take them out and lay them on a rack to drain the oil..
- Spread some Salad Leaves on a serving plate and arrange the Mushroom Tempura. Drizzle the sauce and sprinkle chopped Spring Onion and Toasted Sesame Seeds over..
This recipe is just a very crisp breading on a fresh mushroom. They'll 'pop' when you cut into them they are so fresh. Panko breadcrumbs are a polished bread crumb that you can find in an Asian market or the International section of your favorite food store and they make just a. Line the counter or a platter with several layers of paper towels. Use a knife to cut off the small tip of each bean.